Montgomery College 2016-2017 Catalog 
    May 30, 2024  
Montgomery College 2016-2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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THET 216 - Stage Lighting for the Performing Arts

(R only)

An exploration of the theory of and theatrical practice in the use of basic elements of electricity, lighting equipment and design in the production of theatre, television, and dance. Students will be involved in the exploration of the theory and practice of basic fundamentals of lighting techniques, electricity, equipment and standards, and the use of light in the production of theatre, dance, and television. Students will be required to work additional hours on lighting for productions. PREREQUISITE(S): A grade of C or better in MATH 080 , appropriate score on the mathematics placement test, or consent of department. Assessment Level(s): ENGL 101 /ENGL 101A , READ 120 . Three hours each week. Formerly TH 116.

3 semester hours

Course Outcomes:
Upon course completion, a student will be able to:

  • Please check with the department for the specific course outcomes.
  • Identify different types of lighting equipment used in the theatrical and entertainment industry.
  • Demonstrate the technical processes involved in theatrical and entertainment lighting industry in a safe manner.

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